Funding Toolkit – whether you’re new to securing funding or fundraising, or an old hand, we’ve gathered resources, stories and advice on how to get support with all your funding needs in this Funding Toolkit.
A quick guide to funding green projects – a snapshot of where to find funds for your environmental projects.
How to set up a 100 club – a 100 club is a great way to fundraise and is easy to set up and maintain. Find out all you need to know here.
Evidencing Need and Defining Outcomes – most funders will expect you to address the question of how you know there is a need or demand for your services.
Fundraising before you start – there are a number of things you need to have in place as a group looking for funding before you can even think about approaching a funder for money. Here is a summary of those, along with some questions you need to be able to answer before starting the fundraising process.
Researching Funders – this information sheet will provide you with some basic advice to help you identify suitable funders to support your organisation or proposed project.
How to write successful applications – funders receive hundreds of applications each week so you need to write an application that stands out from the crowd. You know what is special about your organisation and work, so here we aim to help you get it right in communicating this clearly and effectively to the funder.
Fundraising: raffles, lotteries and tombolas – this gives a precis of legal requirements for running raffles, lotteries and tombolas.